The premier attacks the Arab spring. What a tragic misreading of history– by a rightwing leader of a coalition with racists in it. But could Labor or Kadima do any different? Maybe not. The Guardian:
Binyamin Netanyahu has launched a scathing attack on the uprisings in the Middle East, saying that Arab countries are “moving not forward, but backward” and support from the US and European countries was naive.
The Israeli prime minister said the Arab spring was becoming an “Islamic, anti-western, anti-liberal, anti-Israeli, undemocratic wave”.
Speaking to the Israeli parliament amid…
(Hat tip MW commenter seafoid)